Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # X3905 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
PoaceaePoaceaePoaceae  
Species Calamovilfa gigantea (Nutt.) Scribn. & Merr.
Common name   giant sandreed
Collector(s)
W. Fertig   24362  
Coll. Date 09 September 2008 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Kane County
Locality Colorado Plateau, the Sand Hills, ca 0.5 miles N of Hwy 89 and 8.5 miles NNW of Kanab.
    
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Polygon diameter (with coordinate as origin): GPS
Georef. Notes This coordinate was obtained by a GPS unit and an error estimate was not recorded by the user. However due to the accuracy of most units, a polygon diameter between 25 and 250 meters could reasonably be assumed.

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Calamovilfa gigantea (Nutt.) Scribn. & Merr.

     Calamagrostis gigantea Nutt.

Common Name(s): big sandreed, giant sandreed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=41538, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Liliopsida
                        Subclass: Commelinidae
                            Order: Cyperales
                                Family: Poaceae
                                    Genus: Calamovilfa
                                        Species: Calamovilfa gigantea
                                                                                            

Images

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 05096s1.jpg 
05096
specimen image: 05422s1.jpg 
05422
specimen image: 12012e1.jpg 
12012
specimen image: 12012c1.jpg 
12012
specimen image: 12012d1.jpg 
12012
specimen image: 12012s2.jpg 
12012
specimen image: 16836s1.jpg 
16836
specimen image: 16836c1.jpg 
16836
specimen image: 16836b1.jpg 
16836
specimen image: 16836a1.jpg 
16836

Nearby Accessions

Locale

Links

Taxon Links for species Calamovilfa gigantea  (Nutt.) Scribn. & Merr.

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Calamovilfa+gigantea

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